Billy E. Upton, AIA, REFPPresident – Principal-in-Charge
W. Fred Hughes, III, AIA, LEED APDirector of Architecture
A. Gordon Frantzich, CEM, CPQ, LEED APDirector of Construction Administration
BJUArchitects is an award winning architectural firm who has been providing exceptional design services for more than 100 years. We are a practice that focuses on delivering thoughtful design with considerate and personal service. Our work aims to make a lasting contribution to the urban and natural context by challenging, provoking, and delighting. Our decades of service help us to understand the challenges of each project. Whether it be design, schedule, or budget, we enthusiastically face these challenges in pursuit of the best solutions.
BJUArchitects maintains the latest technology to assist each team member in developing beautiful, functional, and lasting architecture. We employ complex BIM (Building Information Modeling) modeling with sophisticated real-time 3D rendering software to analyze the proposed results before a brick is laid or a beam set. These capabilities increase the efficiency, accuracy, and economy of the team, and provide better control and monitoring of your project. We are confident that our team of knowledgeable, honest, and talented members will provide you with quality service.
The Ballou Justice Upton Architects (BJUA) team is a collaboration of outstanding professionals with extensive experience in a variety of projects. BJUA is a recognized leader and multiple award winning architectural firm that has designed many historic buildings and notable monuments in Virginia.
Who we are looking for:
BJUA has a current opportunity for a project architect, preferably with K-12 school experience, to join our expanding collaborative team. The right candidate will have advancement opportunities.
What you are looking for:
BJUA offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package including: medical and dental benefits, 401(k) plan, life insurance, flexible spending account, paid time off, and continuing education.
What you can expect with us:
Manage projects (including assisting in the preparation of project scope, schedule, budget)
Supervise and prepare architectural drawings for all phases of a project
Ensure guidelines, quality assurance, quality control, standards, and details
Aid in establishing programs and design vision for projects
Participate in recruiting and mentoring of staff
Develop relationships with current / new clients
Skills and Qualifications:
Currently licensed to practice architecture
5 to 10 years of architecture experience required
Experience working with Revit, AutoCAD, SketchUp, and Mircosoft Office is required
Experience in preparation of Construction Documents is required
Project Management experience is a plus, but we will train the right candidate
Knowledge of other software is a plus: Lumion, Artlantis, VRay, 3ds Max, Adobe Creative Suite
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BJUA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability or other basis prohibited by law related to discrimination in employment.
Thanks for sending your resume; we look forward to getting to know you.
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